VOLLEYBALL: CCHS goes 4-1 at HLB tournament
By: Staff Reports
The Central Catholic volleyball team continued its strong start to the season with a 4-1 record at the HL Bourgeois tournament this past weekend.
On Thursday, the Lady Eagles started off with wins over Lakeshore and South Terrebonne.
Against Lakeshore, CCHS won 2-0 (25-22, 26-24) with Caroline Byrne leading the way with 18 assists and two digs; Maria Templet had eight digs and an ace; Meo Knight had six kills, a block and two digs; and Abbie Bergeron had nine digs.
The Lady Eagles beat South Terrebonne 2-0 (25-12, 25-16) with Byrne again leading the way with 14 assists, one dig and an ace; Bergeron had 10 digs; Amanda Barron had four kills, two blocks, three aces and five digs; and Knight had five kills and six digs.
On Saturday, the Lady Eagles beat John Curtis 2-0 (25-21, 25-23) with Geralyn Garrett finishing with five kills; Knight had eight kills and a block; Byrne had 16 assists; and Crawford had five digs.
CCHS also beat Morgan City Saturday 2-0 (25-16, 25-13) with Byrne finishing with 15 blocks; Celine Flores had five kills and four digs; Garrett had four kills and two blocks; and Bergeron had five digs.
The only loss of the tournament came against Vandebilt Catholic 2-0 (18-25, 23-25) with Byrne notching 18 assists; Flores had seven digs and three kills; and Knight had eight kills and seven digs.
Central Catholic will host Patterson today at the Matchbox at 4 p.m.
In the first game Thursday, MCHS lost to Lake Shore 2-0 (11-25, 7-25) with Katelyn Adams leading the team with five assists, a kill, a block assist and an ace.
Reina Fernandez added two kills; three digs and a block assist, while Genesis Estaban had two kills and two block as-sists.
The Lady Tigers played Vandebilt Catholic in the second game Thursday and lost 2-0 (11-25, 11-25).
Kailyn Turner had a strong game with three kills, two block assists and an ace; Adams had four assists, a kill and a block assists; and Fernandez had two digs, a kill and a block assist.
On Saturday, the Lady Tigers started things off with a loss to John Curtis 2-0 (11-25, 28-31).
Adams led the team with nine assists and three digs; Marilynn Bailey had four kills and four digs; Turner had four kills, two blocks, a dig, a block assists and an ace; and Brittney Durham had six digs and two aces.
MCHS won its second game Saturday over South Terrebonne 2-0 (25-21, 29-27).
Durham led the way with seven digs; Taylor Prince had two aces and two assists; and Turner had an ace, five kills, three blocks, a dig and a block assist.
The last game of the tournament was against city-rival Central Catholic with the Lady Eagles coming out on top 2-0 (16-25, 13-25).
Adams led the team with six assists, two aces and four digs; Durham had two digs and an ace; Turner had three kills and two blocks; and Chandler Pasqua had two digs.
Morgan City travels to face Delcambre today with the freshmen starting things off at 3:45 p.m.
Chynna Williams led the ‘Jills with seven kills, seven aces and two blocks; Kaylin Johnson had eight kills, six assists and five digs; Carissa Fontenot had 10 assists, three digs and two aces; Keisha Kinchen had three kills, seven digs and an ace; Jessica Decuir had four digs, two kills and an ace; Caitlyn Fontenot had seven digs, five assists, three kills and an ace; Katelyn Sonnier had five digs and two kills; Kasey Stratton had three digs; and Carli McIntyre had five digs.
Patterson travels to face Centerville today at 4 p.m.